A digital dance competition that extends from Argentina to the world

I’m Lucia Sejal 2 minutes to read Dancers Facundo Luque and Manuela Lafaye in Buenos Aires, in a photo dated August 24, 2020. Photo: Horacio Surya – Reuters. BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – With theaters around the world closed, three South American dancers have created a digital competition for eagernesses to dance and have chosen Instagram […]

A digital dance competition that extends from Argentina to the world

I’m Lucia Cigal 2 minutes to read Dancers Facundo Luque and Manuela Lafaye in Buenos Aires, in a photo dated August 24, 2020. Photo: Horacio Surya – Reuters. BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – With theaters around the world closed, three South American dancers have created a digital competition for eagernesses to dance and have chosen Instagram […]

COVID-19 May Erase Decades of Advances in Health Care: WHO

Two people wear masks at a community workstation in Paris. August 31, 2020. REUTERS / Christian Hartmann GENEVA, Aug 31 (Reuters) – More than 90% of countries have seen routine health services disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic, leaving decades-long healthcare advances vulnerable to disappearing in a short time. period, showed a survey by the World […]

AstraZeneca begins COVID-19 antibody treatment trial

File Image: The logo of the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca is displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, USA, April 8, 2019. REUTERS / Brendan McDermid Aug 25 (Reuters) – AstraZeneca said on Tuesday it has begun testing an antibody-based treatment for the prevention and treatment […]

WHO Says 172 Countries Commit to Global COVID-19 Vaccine Plan

Illustrative Monday photo of a man holding a child on a street in Seoul. Aug 24, 2020. REUTERS / Kim Hong-Ji GENEVA / LONDON, Aug 24 (Reuters) – Some 172 countries have committed to the COVAX plan led by the World Health Organization (WHO), which seeks to ensure equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines, the institution […]

South Korea to train medical students to fight future epidemics

Archive image of medical workers in protective gear walking in a hospital to treat coronavirus patients amid a surge in confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Daegu, South Korea. March 8, 2020. REUTERS / Kim Kyung-Hoon / Archive SEOUL, Jul 24 (Reuters) – South Korea will add 4,000 medical students in the next 10 years to […]

People are more likely to get COVID-19 at home: study

SEOUL, Jul 21 (Reuters) – South Korean epidemiologists have found that people are more likely to contract the coronavirus from members of their own homes than from contacts outside the home. People walk along the bank of the Han River, Seoul, South Korea. April 4, 2020. REUTERS / Heo Ran A study published in the […]

Symptom tracking app reveals six different types of COVID-19 infection

LONDON, Jul 17 (Reuters) – British scientists analyzing data from a popular COVID-19 symptom tracking app found that there are six different types of the disease, differentiated among them by various manifestations. Voters wear face masks while queuing at a polling station during the general election, amid the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Singapore. […]

Pfizer and BioNTech Vaccine Candidates Achieve FDA Fast Track Status

FILE PHOTO. The Pfizer logo is seen on a monitor of the New York Stock Exchange in the United States. December 5, 2017. REUTERS / Lucas Jackson. Jul 13 (Reuters) – Two experimental coronavirus vaccines jointly developed by German biotech firm BioNTech and US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer were designated “fast track” by the US regulatory […]

Case of HIV patient in remission raises hopes for future AIDS cure

File photo. A health worker takes a blood sample from a woman for an HIV test in Kunmíng, Yunnan Province, China. December 1, 2018. REUTERS / Wong Campion LONDON, Jul 7 (Reuters) – The first case of an HIV-positive man who went into long-term remission after being treated for less than a year with an […]